Utah

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Best Time to Visit

Moderate crowds and temperatures in April–May and September–October make these months the best time to visit Utah and its national parks. Spring boasts active wildlife and blooming flowers. Pleasant fall wraps Utah in colorful foliage along the scenic drives.

  • Autumn/Fall: September – November
  • Winter: November – February
  • Spring: March – May
  • Summer: June – September

Fun Facts

  • Utah’s Great Salt Lake is about four times saltier than any of the world’s oceans
  • More people visit Temple Square annually than they do the five National Parks in Utah
  • Utah is the only state where every county contains some part of a national forest
  • Salt Lake City is widely considered to be the next Silicon Valley
  • Salt Lake City eats more JELL-O per capita than anywhere else in the world

Bucket-List Activities

  • Ice Castles (Midway)
  • Hike Mount Timpanogos Alpine Loop (Provo)
  • See the Bonneville Salt Flats (Tooele)
  • Have a fun day at Lagoon Amusement Park (Farmington)
  • Relax at Mystic Hot Springs (Monroe)

Natural Wonders

  • Arches National Park (Moab)
  • Canyonlands National Park (Moab)
  • Zion National Park (Springdale)
  • Bryce Canyon National Park (Bryce Canyon City)
  • Mirror Lake (Provo)
  • Great Salt Lake (Magna)
  • Dead Horse Point State Park (Moab)

Major Attractions

  • Utah Olympic Park (Park City)
  • Natural History Museum (Salt Lake City)
  • Hill Aerospace Museum (Hill AFB)
  • Best Friends Animal Sanctuary (Kanab)
  • Red Butte Garden and Arboretum (Salt Lake City)

Native Foods

  • Scones
  • Bear Lake Raspberry Shakes
  • Pastrami Burgers
  • Green Jell-O “salad”
  • Dutch Oven Dinners
  • Fry Sauce
  • Utah Honey

Major Cities / Airports

The capital city of Utah is Salt Lake City.

Utah has 7 major airports:

  • Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC)
  • Provo Municipal Airport (PVU)
  • St. George Municipal Airport (SGU)
  • Canyonlands Field (CNY)
  • Vernal Regional Airport (VEL)
  • Cedar City Regional Airport (CDC)
  • Ogden-Hinckley Airport (OGD)
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